Bus Services

Middletown Area Transit (MAT) provides transit and para-transit service to the City of Middletown and the greater Middletown region which includes Portland, East Hampton, Durham, Middlefield and Cromwell. Service to Meriden is available on the M Link.

Visit the MAT website for bus schedules, fare information, and contact information.

Mid-Shore Express offers bus service to Chester, Essex and Old Saybrook.

Other Transportation


  • Freight Rail Access provided by Connecticut Central Rail Road, with connections to Conrail and AMTRAK
  • Nearby AMTRAK passenger services
  • Metro North commuter services


  • Barge Transport
  • Connecticut River excursions provided by Lady Katharine Cruises


  • inter and intra-State provided by Connecticut Transit and inter-City service provided by Middletown Area Transit
  • Mass Transit Bus System


  • Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks (27 miles)
  • Brainard Field, Hartford (15 miles)
  • New Haven (25 miles)
  • Small air facilities at East Haddam and Plainville
  • Tweed-New Haven Airport